Leandro Leviste - updates

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Razon getting 50% of Leviste's Solar PH Tarlac for P1.5 billion

Jun 22, 2020 - 7:10 PM

The deal also includes projects that will generate up to 800 megawatts for the Luzon and Visayas grids


Duterte approves franchise for solar firm of Loren Legarda's son

Aug 01, 2019 - 4:05 PM

Leandro Leviste's Solar Para Sa Bayan gets a franchise to operate in specific provinces

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte does his signature pose with Solar Philippines President Leandro Leviste after the latter provided a solar panel patterned after the portrait of the President during the inauguration of the Solar Philippines Factory at the First Philippine Industrial Park (FPIP) in Sto. Tomas, Batangas on August 23, 2017. Malacañan Photo

Senate approves franchise of Legarda son's solar company

May 27, 2019 - 6:15 PM

A total of 16 senators vote in favor of the measure granting a franchise to the solar firm of Leandro Leviste, son of Senator Loren Legarda

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is welcomed by Solar Philippines President Leandro Leviste upon his arrival at the Solar Philippines Factory for its inauguration at the First Philippine Industrial Park (FPIP) in Sto. Tomas, Batangas on August 23, 2017. Also in the photo is Senator Loren Legarda. Malacañan Photo

Lacson, Drilon question bill granting franchise to Legarda son's solar firm

May 22, 2019 - 8:00 PM

Senator Panfilo Lacson says granting Solar Para sa Bayan a franchise might violate the Electric Power Industry Reform Act

Sen. Panfilo Lacson during the Senate hearing on the 2019 budget of the Department of Interior and Local Government and its attached agency on November 12, 2018. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

House OKs Legarda son's solar power franchise on 3rd reading

Dec 10, 2018 - 4:36 PM

The House bill granting a 25-year franchise to Leandro Leviste's Solar Para sa Bayan gets passed in the lower chamber after only 4 months

APPROVED. Solar Para sa Bayan founder Leandro Leviste talks to reporters after the bill granting a franchise to his company was approved on 2nd reading on December 4, 2018. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

House OKs Legarda son's nationwide power franchise in 4 months

Dec 09, 2018 - 3:08 PM

Leandro Leviste denies allegations he quickly got a 'mega franchise' because of his mother's help and influence

House OKs on 2nd reading bill granting franchise to solar power company

Dec 04, 2018 - 5:11 PM

Solar Para sa Bayan founder Leandro Leviste denies his mother, Senator Loren Legarda, helped lobby for the passage of the bill

ONE MORE TO GO. Solar Para sa Bayan founder Leandro Leviste talks to reporters after the bill granting a franchise to his company was approved on 2nd reading. Photo boy Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Lawmakers oppose granting franchise to solar power company of Legarda's son

Nov 14, 2018 - 7:35 PM

Representatives Rosanna Vergara and Lito Atienza both want the bill granting a 25-year franchise to Solar Para sa Bayan to be returned to the committee on legislative franchises

SEEKING LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISE. A House bill is seeking to grant a 25-year franchise to Solar Para sa Bayan Corporation. Photo and logo from Solar Para sa Bayan

Solar Philippines challenges bid for Meralco's 24/7 power supply

Jan 28, 2018 - 11:45 PM

Solar Philippines submits an offer for Meralco's 24/7 power supply at P2.99 per kilowatt hour, in response to an invitation for a price challenge of an unsolicited proposal by First NatGas

'LOWER COST.' Solar Philippines offers to use battery storage and solar energy for cleaner, 'lower cost' supply than gas. File photo

10 Filipinos on Forbes '30 Under 30 Asia' list

Feb 26, 2016 - 3:08 PM

Solar Philippines Leandro Leviste Loudbasstard s Koh Martinez Onozawa and singer Charice are among Asia s game changers

WORLD CLASS. (L-R) Leandro Leviste, Koh Martinez Konozawa, Charice Pempengco, and Xyra Cruz Bacani join Forbes' top 300 young game-changers in Asia

New team to add 250 MW of solar power to FIT race

May 20, 2015 - 5:24 PM

Solar Philippines and Citicore Power team up to provide 250 MW for the FIT allocation and beyond

Electric bill disregards lower clean energy cost, SC told

Mar 12, 2015 - 9:32 AM

While the cost of renewable energy may be unpredictable an economic advocacy group says the Energy Regulatory Commission is duty bound to correct its billing given the fast falling price of solar panels

8 malls to be solar-powered by end of 2014

Sep 27, 2014 - 8:15 AM

More malls using their own renewable energy systems may help avert the impending power crisis in Philippine cities

How effective are proxies on the campaign trail?

Feb 28, 2013 - 11:59 AM

Candidates send proxies to maintain a presence in sorties But does it work for forums where bets are scrutinized for their platforms?

REPRESENTING KOKO. Koko Pimentel's cousin Astra represents the re-electionist in Bukidnon, the home of his biggest rival Miguel Zubiri. Photo by Natashya Gutierrez.